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Question

Socially and environmentally responsible investing is on the rise: last year in the United States, over $2 trillion was invested in funds that screen companies according to a variety of criteria such as adherence to labor standards, protection of the environment, and observance of human rights.


 

Option A:

according to a variety of criteria such as

Option B:

according to a variety of such criteria, as by

Option C:

according to such a variety of criteria as by

Option D:

in accordance with such a variety of criteria as

Option E:

in accordance with a variety of criteria, such as by

Difficulty Level

Medium

Solution

Option A is the correct answer.


Option Analysis

Concept tested: Idioms, Comparisons

A) Correct Answer

B) The phrase “Such criteria as by” is incorrect.

C) Same as B.

D) The phrase “in accordance with” is incorrect and wordy.

E) Same as B.